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The Risk of Hepatocellular Carcinoma After Directly Acting Antivirals for Hepatitis C Virus Treatment in Liver Transplanted Patients: Is It Real?

Alessio Strazzulla 1 , * , Rosa Maria Rita Iemmolo 2 , Ennio Carbone 3 , 4 , Maria Concetta Postorino 1 , Maria Mazzitelli 1 , Mario De Santis 5 , Fabrizio Di Benedetto 2 , Costanza Maria Cristiani 3 , Chiara Costa 1 , Vincenzo Pisani 1 and Carlo Torti 1
Authors Information
1 Unit of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, “Magna Graecia” University, Catanzaro, Italy
2 Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
3 Experimental and Clinic Medicine, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, “Magna Graecia” University, Catanzaro, Italy
4 Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
5 Unit of Radiology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
Article information
  • Hepatitis Monthly: November 01, 2016, 16 (11); e41933
  • Published Online: October 30, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: August 31, 2016
  • Revised: October 7, 2016
  • Accepted: October 17, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.41933

To Cite: Strazzulla A, Maria Rita Iemmolo R, Carbone E, Concetta Postorino M, Mazzitelli M, et al. The Risk of Hepatocellular Carcinoma After Directly Acting Antivirals for Hepatitis C Virus Treatment in Liver Transplanted Patients: Is It Real?, Hepat Mon. 2016 ; 16(11):e41933. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.41933.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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